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    Start Your Business Off on the Right Foot With These 10 Tips

    Getting into a new business venture is an incredibly complicated process. So you need to start with the basics and work your way up from there. Below is a collection of some tips from members of the small business community about the basics you need to start your business off on the right foot. Learn […]

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    WD PiDrive Is a 314GB Hard Drive Designed for Your Raspberry Pi

    WDLabs, a part of Western Digital (WD) Corporation, on Monday announced the availability of the WD PiDrive – a uniquely crafted storage solution design for Raspberry Pi devices – on the occasion of Pi Day. The drive is currently available in a capacity of 314GB (a play on the first few decimals in the mathematical […]

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    Soon You May Be Able to Share Your Xbox One Games Like Steam Games

    Although the Xbox One was designed as an always online console, much of these features had to be scrapped following an overwhelming surge of consumer backlash. It’s something that Microsoft hasnever quite recovered from. Nonetheless, it scrapped some of its intended functionality such as the need to be always online even when in single-player and […]

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    Can your idea really become a business?

    Starting a business is very motivating yet an emotional roller-coaster ride. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint With the start-up scenario growing and becoming pervasive in India, entrepreneurs are bubbling with new ideas, believing their idea to be the next billion-dollar one. Today, it feels as though everyone wants to be an entrepreneur. This is very heartening for […]

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    Who needs your product/service or solution?

    For those of you who read “Step 1: Is your Idea a Business or a Hobby?” (http://mintne.ws/1RmBHr3) in the first article of this seven-part series, you will find this article equally relevant and useful in helping you to progress your idea to the next step. We all know the best ideas often stem from real […]

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    32 Places to Publish Your Business eBook

    eBooks have opened up a whole new world of publishing possibilities for independent authors. Gone are the days where you need to have an agent and a connection to a major publishing company. Now, there are plenty of online platforms that can help you release your eBooks to the world without a huge investment. So […]

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    Wow Your Staff With These Clever Employee Gift Ideas

    Your employees are a big part of your business’s success story. So understandably you want to make them feel appreciated. A special and memorable gift is a great way to show your thanks for all they do. Why don’t you take advantage of the gift giving season to wow your staff with clever employee gift […]

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    10 Surprising Things Your Business can Do on the USPS.com Website

    Ensuring orders reach customers on time is a top priority for businesses. And one company that has been helping businesses with reliable shipping services is the United States Postal Services (USPS). Interestingly, USPS is not just about shipping goods from one place to another. The USPS.com website lets businesses do a lot more than that. […]

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    Breathe Your Way to a Calm Mind with Yoga

    Breathing exercises or pranayamas strengthen the body and make the mind pleasant ••• The mind never gets a day off. It’s either busy with ‘who-said-what’ or mulling on the past or the future. With yoga and meditation, train your mind to stay calm, happy and relaxed. Imagine going on a long drive to the countryside […]

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    Is your business fail-proof?

    The big question is whether you have missed something so important that it will harm your business’s success potential. Photo: iStockPhoto Market research firm CB Insights conducted a post-mortem of 101 failed start-ups. They found the #1 reason start-ups failed was because there was no market need. A startling 42% of start-ups were pursuing a […]

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    How will you fund your business?

    Early stage funding (seed funding) gives a business the initial boost it needs to develop a product, test an idea, hire a team and run basic marketing activities. Photo: Priyanka Parashar Your business idea needs vital resources to grow that help it become a viable and investable business. One such resource is funding. For an […]